The Fuels Summit is an event designed for businesses who operate in the downstream fuel supply chain. Hosted by the Texas Food & Fuel Association, the Fuel & Convenience Summit was formed as part of a strategic initiative to connect thought leaders, vendors, and others in Texas who have a stake in the fuel marketing and convenience retailing industries.
By participating in the Fuel & Convenience Summit, you’ll be among the first to:
Gain a new perspective on how your business is performing against competitors in Texas and across the country.
Discover how our industry’s super stars continue to grow their businesses, along with areas to enhance your own company's performance.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2019 8:00 am – 9:00 am Investment Council Meeting, Lantana 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Registration, Hidalgo Pre-Function Marble 9:00 am – 11:00 am Executive Council Meeting, El Rincon 10:30 am – 11:30 am Wranglers Council Luncheon Meeting, Goraz 11:00 am – 11:45 am Summit Lunch (Open to all attendees), Olivares 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Board of Directors Meeting, Hidalgo Ballroom 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Networking Break, Hidalgo Foyer 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Council on Transportation Meeting, Hidalgo Ballroom 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Networking Break, Hidalgo Foyer 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm TDLR Transition (Open Member Discussion), Hidalgo Ballroom 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Sponsorship Table Exhibit Set-Up, Navarro Foyer 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Summit Social, Olivares
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2019 7:30 am – 3:30 pm Registration, Navarro Foyer 7:30 am – 4:30 pm Sponsorship Table Exhibits, Navarro Foyer 7:45 am – 8:30 am Summit Breakfast Buffet, Navarro A Ballroom 8:30 am – 9:15 am Joint Industry Session: Transition of TDA Programs to TDLR, Navarro A Ballroom ~ Guest Speaker, Brian E. Francis, Executive Director, TX Dept. of Licensing and Regulation 9:30 am – 10:30 am Federal Issues To Watch: The Swamp Gives Up a Secret, Navarro B Ballroom ~ Guest Speaker,Rob Underwood, PMAA
Hemp Products in Texas – The REAL Deal – No Hype, Just the FACTS Hemp? CBD? In Texas? And it’s Legal?, Zapata ~ Guest Panel Speakers,Lisa Pittman, Bissex & Watson, P.C., Stephen Pahl, TX Dept. of State Health Services,Consumer Protection Division & Mike Sandoval, Santa Laboratories 10:30 am – 10:45 am Networking Break, Navarro Foyer 10:45 am – 11:45 am Transportation Litigation: 5 Best Practices for Preventing the “Nuclear” Verdict, Navarro B Ballroom, ~ Guest Speakers,Paul Murphy and Kelsey M.Taylor, Murphy Legal
Current Trends and What’s Ahead in the Beverage/Tobacco Industry, Zapata ~ Guest Speaker, Bonnie Herzog, Wells Fargo 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm Summit Luncheon with Guest Speaker, Navarro B Ballroom 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Ignite Session, Navarro B Ballroom 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm 86th Texas Legislature – Update on Legislation Passed Affecting Industry, Navarro B Ballroom ~ Guest Speaker, Matt Burgin, TFFA 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Networking Break, Navarro Foyer 3:00 pm – 3:45 pmTop Issues & Trends Impacting the Fuel Industry, Navarro B Ballroom ~ Guest Speaker, Bo Sasnett, D&H United, Fueling Solutions 3:45 pm – 4:30 pm Joint Session Issue: Skimmers – Adopting “Best Practices” to Combat Fraud at the Pump, Navarro B Ballroom ~ Guest Speaker, Brad Schuelke, Office of the Attorney General of Texas 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Hosted Happy Hour, Sabino